Principal Accountant & Financial Advisor

Confidential

London

  • Location

    London

  • Job type

    Interim

  • Sector

    Local Government

  • Job ref

    GSi66649

  • Expiry date

    05 August 2020

  • Client

    Confidential

Ref: GSi66649

A London Borough are looking for;

x1 Principle Accountant;

This role requires experience of the schools’ APT tool, local government experience and excellent Excel/IT Skills. Experience of children’s social care is desirable. The individual will be a pro-active self-starter who will add value to the organisation. The role will require some level of remote working that is yet to be clarified. Start date is ASAP for a minimum term of 3 months; paying £400-£500 Inside IR35.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to;

  • providing financial advice to CSF managers, head teachers and their staff. 
  • Allocating schools’ funding between schools in LB
  • Monthly monitoring of CSF budgets
  • Analysis of financial impact of Covid-19 on department budgets and savings.

x1 Service Financial Adviser;

This role requires a hands-on manager with excellent Excel and financial systems skills. Experience of children social care and local government is highly desired. Start date is ASAP for a minimum term of 3 months; paying £500-£600 Inside IR35.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to;

  • providing financial advice to the Director of CSF, CSF managers and their staff. 
  • Managing the preparation and monitoring of the department’s service level budgets and overseeing grant claims.
  • Monthly budget monitoring and preparing reports for committees
  • Analysis of financial impact of Covid-19 on department budgets and savings.
  • Management of CSF team

If you are interested in applying for either of these roles, do apply online or send your CV to Rebecca.lamb@gatenbysanderson.com.

How to Apply

To apply for this role, please submit an up to date copy of your CV, along with a Supporting Statement that addresses the criteria set out in the person specification, using examples to demonstrate how you meet the essential requirements. Please provide your home, work, mobile and email contact details and let us know of any dates when you are not available or where you may have difficulty with the indicative timetable. You should also provide the names, positions, organisations and contact details for two referees, one of whom should be your current or most recent employer. If you do not wish us to approach your referees without your prior permission, please state this clearly.

Once you have submitted your application, you will receive an automated email to confirm that you have applied. If you do not receive this email, please make contact with GatenbySanderson.

Contact details
Alison Nimmo: 020 7426 3996